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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-611 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophioplinthus inornata
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Ophioglypha inornata
  • [no specific locality data]
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Eastern Central: High Seas
  • August 25, 1873
  • BerkeleyMapper
Ophioplinthus inornata (Lyman, 1878)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae Ophioplinthus inornata
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-23
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Ophioglypha inornata Lyman, 1878
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae Ophioglypha inornata
Identified by Theodore Lyman III
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: Identification Made Date: 1878
Lyman 1878, Page 96, Syntype of Ophioglypha inornata
Plate II figs 26-27
MCZ Bulletin Vol. V no. 7
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Media Details
MCZ Bulletin Vol. V no. 7
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: High Seas
Specific Locality: [no specific locality data]
Verbatim Locality: [coordinate data only]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 1850 fms
Coordinates: 1° 47´ 0´´ N 24° 26´ 0´´ W (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1873-08-25; Source: 'Challenger' Expedition List of Observing Stations - C. Wyville Thomson 1877
Collecting Date: August 25, 1873
HMS Challenger Expedition 1873-1876
station number: 106
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 1